The Indian - Antarctic breakup enigma:
2017-06-15 to 2017-08-31
The continent-ocean transition south of Sri Lanka and the adjacent ocean crust and the 85°E Ridge will be investigated to test current kinematic/geodynamic models for the separation of India from Antarctica and the rate of drift of the Indian plate.

Related People

Person Institute
Wolfram Geissler (PI) Alfred Wegner Institut, Bremerhaven
Christian Haberland (Coapplicant) GFZ Potsdam
Wilfried Jokat (Coapplicant) Alfred Wegner Institut, Bremerhaven

Used Equipment

Device Amount
Cube3 15
Geophonketten SM-6 30


[7° N, 81° E]

Related Data

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